Breyers turns 150 years old! This Mama Loves

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers Ice Cream for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Earlier this week, the little kids and I attended the Breyers 150th Birthday Blowout Celebration event in Madison Square Park!  We hit the road pretty early and had a lot of fun singing and playing road [...]

Fun ways to enjoy a portable projector


  Here are some other ways to enjoy a projector in addition to the traditional movies-at-home use! Enjoy a movie in the yard! You can use that projector and enjoy movies out in your own yard, hanging out on a blanket...all you need is a wifi signal and dusk to fall. Have a larger gathering [...]

Galactic Hot Dogs Graphic Novels for Kids

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Galactic Hot Dogs Graphic Novels for Kids Since the initial launch of Galactic Hot Dogs on in the fall of 2013, millions of kids have delighted in the exploits of Cosmoe, Humphree, Princess Dagger and the rest of the gang featured in each weekly webisode. The first book in the series, Galactic Hot Dogs: [...]

Perfectly Free™ Non Dairy Frozen Treats


I’m sure I’m not the only mom who worries about setting a good healthy eating example for her kids. As we approach summer, I worry even more about helping all of us (the kids and myself!) make good eating choices. It’s so easy to grab snack foods as we head out the door for the [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipe Link Party #22

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Happy Summer! I know the calendar doesn't say summer until June, but Memorial Day Weekend will always be my official kick-off to summertime. We had a busy week last week- We did some Shopkins Popsicles because they are SO cute, so fun, and who doesn't want to have a little fun with their food AND enjoy a [...]

Zootopia Inspired Vision Board for Kids


Have you had the chance to check out Zootopia yet? If not, it will be available on Blu-ray™, Digital HD & Disney Movies Anywhere on June 7! From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes a comedy-adventure set in the modern and quite comical mammal metropolis of Zootopia. Audiences will cheer for the lead character Judy Hopps, [...]

Shopkins Party Idea: Shopkins Popsicles


If you have a little girl (and maybe boy), chances are that you have either heard of Shopkins or have approximately eleventy billion little Shopkins figures around your house...your car, your bags, your kitchen, bedrooms, living rooms and backpacks.  They seem to multiply.  Regardless of how many you have in your house (or don't have), [...]

Harry Potter Interactive Wands at Universal


When visiting Universal Studios of Orlando, Florida, if you are like most people, you are going more to see the Wizarding World of Harry Potter than any other section of the parks. Both Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios have sections of the park dedicated to the Harry Potter films and books where you can easily [...]

Vacation Planning Strategies


Planning a vacation with the family is exciting.  It can also be stressful and exhausting and as parents we know that there is so much more that goes into it than the fun that is caught on camera.  With a big family of school age kids and toddlers, there is a lot to think about [...]

Make the most of your visit to Universal Studios


Visiting Universal Studios Orlando can be an overwhelming experience, especially the first time you go. From the minute you get out of the car or shuttle and make your way in, there is so much to see and take in. Every bit of it is extremely well done & there are so many neat details [...]

Raspberry Poppy Seed Vinaigrette

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Salad is a wonderful meal on its own or served alongside a lean meat when you are looking for a healthier, light alternative. But what happens when you put a rich and creamy or sugar-laden dressing all over the top? It cancels out the healthful benefits, right? This Raspberry Poppy Seed Vinaigrette is low in [...]